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Taverna della Rocca

Via Giacomo Leopardi 20, 61040 Frontone, Italy
+39 0721 786218
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“pasta” (7 reviews)
“no frills” (2 reviews)
“portions” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Barbecue
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Via Giacomo Leopardi 20, 61040 Frontone, Italy
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

the taverna is located in a small street on top of Frontone next to the Castello. during lunch or dinner time you must be lucky to catch a seat without reservation - bug usually they can squeeze in a party of two. on a open...More

Thank Bea T
Reviewed 22 August 2017

The food is wonderful, the pasta is exquisit, and the view from the terrasse is breathtaking, but be sure to make a reservation, because it's always completely booked. The owner is not very friendly (he knows that there always new customers coming), but forget that...More

1  Thank Jonathan P
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

I am Italian born and raised but have lived in Australia for 40 years. I therefore strongly detest anything that smacks of tourist attraction in Italy . Let me tell you that this Gem is not! The non English speaking waiter was able to explain...More

Thank Antonella V
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

The bar/gelateria looks out over the valley below. Amazing views!! Choice of indoor or outdoor seating. I had the cioccolato fondente and fior di panna. Wow!! Chocolate so dark it was almost black!! Wonderful spot to stop while we were out wandering.

Thank Carol M
Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

Went to this Resturant with friends,amazing place lovely people and staff.We had pasta to start great ,tasty and so much,then meat cooked on the embers of the fire taste to amaze full of flavour and cooked to perfection.the lady who served us was so good,the...More

Thank Gordon B
Reviewed 27 September 2015

Great place to eat, everything made fresh, great wine, great spectacular views, all the pasta made by hand, meats grilled on the fireplace, all of the staff friendly, meal costs normal, not expensive for the quality that you get

Thank M A
Reviewed 10 July 2015

This restaurant offers fantastic food at a fair price. The servers and cooks were friendly and so very welcoming. The view in front of the restaurant is fantastic as well. Highly recommend to anyone lucky enough to visit Frontone.

1  Thank SJentgen
Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

This is one of the most incredible places of the area. Everything is home made, cooked there in front of your eyes in a huge fireplace. Pasta, meat and sweats are all excellent. But you must try their crescia and their pannacotta! In addition he...More

Thank salvadorb2
Reviewed 9 September 2014

Went here one evening with fiancée. Shared some pasta, then had the mixed grill. Glad we shared the pasta as the portion was massive. Mixed grill also good. Wine decent and pretty cheap. It was mentally busy the night we went, but service was fine....More

Thank AlmondoT
Reviewed 30 August 2012

Don't expect to see menu. They have few selection in every course. You can also ask for some mix. Everything is simple and tasty. Surprisingly good house vine. You can have your dinner in 1 hour or you can stay for a whole night, it's...More

Thank Agur_J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 17 - US$ 43
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Giacomo Leopardi 20, 61040 Frontone, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Marche  >  Province of Pesaro and Urbino  >  Frontone
  • Phone Number: +39 0721 786218
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Un suggestivo locale dove le pietre profumano di storia. Qui sin dall'ora di pranzo e possibile gustare i piatti della cucina tradizionale, alcuni reinterpretati con una creativita' intrigante ma fedele all'autenticita' dei sapori dalla Chef Emma. Il rist. Taverna della Rocca e situato alla sommita' del colle alla base del rinomato Castello di Frontone ove si trasmette una sensazione di spazio e silenzio che ne esaltano la bellezza e la maestosita'.Il ristorante propone menu' a' la carte che vede protagonisti i piatti tipici, quelli della tradizione Frontonese, proposte basate su carni fresche, erbette di campo, crescia e paste ancora impastate a mano e stese col matterello, senza dimenticare i condimenti con pregiati oli extra vergine di oliva D.O.P.
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